breathing techniques

don’t birth the head too quickly!

This week’s birth story comes from a lovely couple who attended a TCBS Hypnobirthing Course with Anna Demetriou  of This Mother Can covering  online and Philadelphia (USA). Lauren gave birth at a birth centre attached to her local hospital in London, in March 2020 – days before the first lockdown was declared in the UK owing to COVID-19. Thank you for sharing this wonderful…

highly recommend hypnobirthing to all expectant mothers

This week’s birth story comes from a lovely couple Hollie and Robert who attended a TCBS Hypnobirthing Course with Charlotte Inkpin of Hypnobirthing with Charlotte, covering areas across Braintree Essex.  Thank you for sharing this wonderful story with is!    Our first-born son, Theodore, arrived on the 27th September 2020 and it was an entrance to the world I will…

surges can’t hurt you they are you

This Weeks birth story comes from a lovely couple Lilly and Ben, who attended a TCBS Hypnobirthing Course with Charlene Scantlebury of Good Vibes Calm Birth Hypnobirthing, covering the Bedfordshire area    Thank you for sharing this wonderful story with us!  On the evening of Sunday, the 27th September I was starting to get really restless after dinner, I was up and moving about and my…

“this is why people get epidurals”!

This week’s birth story comes from a lovely couple Blandine and Gerard who read the Calm Birth Method book at home and ‘in her words’ “Had the most wonderful home birth experience”.  Thank you for sharing this wonderful story with is!  21st of September 2020   40 + 5. Despite knowing that she would come when ready, the wait…

I was silent and just completely focused on my breathing

This week’s birth story comes from a lovely couple who attended a TCBS Hypnobirthing Course with Anna Owen of Rock Your Birth, covering Bromsgrove and Worcestershire  Thank you for sharing this wonderful story with is!  10am on the 5th July I started having surges, I was 40+6 weeks and so ready to meet our baby! At…

I was convinced I was having a boy

This week’s birth story comes from a lovely couple Lacey and Troy who attended a TCBS Hypnobirthing Course as well as weekly relaxation classes with Tatiana Walker of Nova Vida Birthing, covering Melksham, Trowbridge and Chippenham.  Thank you for sharing this wonderful story with is!  Thursday 6th August 5pm I had a sweep – 6 days overdue,…

I was in control of my breathing, listening to classic fm

This week’s birth story comes one of our lovely Instructors Leanne Biela, who owns and runs Baby Gems pregnancy and baby wellbeing, covering areas in the West Midlands  Thank you for sharing this wonderful story with is!  I am Leanne Biela owner of Baby Gems pregnancy and baby wellbeing.  “Hypnobirthing changed my outlook on pregnancy, labour and birth”   I trained and…

We had 4 paramedics, 2 midwives, my mother and my husband

This week’s birth story comes from a lovely couple who attended a TCBS Hypnobirthing Course with Anna Owen of Rock Your Birth, covering Bromsgrove and Worcestershire Thank you for sharing this wonderful story with is!   When I opted for a homebirth at 36 weeks I was slightly apprehensive. This was my second baby, the…

She emerged with such speed

This week’s birth story comes from the lovely Anna Demetriou one of our very own Instructors!! She can be found at This Mother Can and she is based in Philadelphia, USA. Thank you for sharing this wonderful story with is! Despite all of my preparation, I was the fool who believed the hearsay that second…

Baby’s head was right there, so yes, it was time to push

This week’s birth story comes from a lovely couple who attended a TCBS Hypnobirthing Pregnancy Course with Jennifer Scholes of Empowered Bumps covering Merseyside, North Cheshire, and South Lancashire Thank you for sharing this wonderful story with is! “So, I had my first contraction at quarter to nine on the Saturday night, I had another…

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